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Hugh Jackman: I Wear My Wolverine Costume During Sex With Deborra-Lee Furness

Too much information, Wolverine! <b>Hugh Jackman</b> knows exactly what to do in order to keep his wife happy – he wears his full Wolverine costume in the …

There's a Serial Killer in Japan Who Left a Haiku Clue

A 63-year-old man in rural Japan is suspected of murdering five people, burning down two homes, and leaving a haiku as a clue.<p>All five victims were …

SIM Cards Have Finally Been Hacked, And The Flaw Could Affect Millions Of Phones

Smartphones are susceptible to malware and carriers have enabled NSA snooping, but the prevailing wisdom has it there’s still one part of your mobile phone that remains safe and un-hackable: your SIM card.<p>Yet after three years of research, German cryptographer Karsten Nohl claims to have finally …

Facebook board game encourages players to stop using the internet

A Facebook-based board game from graphic designer Pat C. Klein encourages players to get off their computers and meet with friends in real life.<p>According to Klein's website, <i>Facebook: The Board Game</i> was created "to persuade people to stop using the internet forever."<p>"As a young person living in the …

Decapitated Worms Regrow Heads, Keep Old Memories

<b>In French Revolution-style, researchers decapitated flatworms—then did something that would give even Madam Defarge the creeps.</b><p>The scientists let the worms’ heads grow back and found that their memories returned along with the new noggins, according to a new study in the <i>Journal of Experimental</i> …

Blind first-person survival game Pulse gets Oculus Rift support

Team Pixel Pi's first-person survival game, <i>Pulse,</i> will feature Oculus Rift headset support, the developers announced on the game's Kickstarter page.<p>"We were looking for a way to put the player even closer to Eva's perspective," the update states. "To allow them to experience the mysterious world of …

Justin Bieber SPITS IN MAN'S FACE ... Allegedly

An Ohio man claims <b>Justin Bieber</b> confronted him inside a bar and SPIT IN HIS FACE this weekend ... all because JB thought he was secretly taking …

Scan your real-life items into Minecraft

<b>An app pending approval for an iOS release lets you scan real-life objects and port them to Minecraft.</b><p>What would you like to see in Minecraft? Your …

10 Best Stoner Movies of All Time

10<p>Practically anything can count as a stoner movie if you're high enough. 18-hour nature documentary? <i>Whoa, look at those fish, man.</i> Somber …

Valve introduces Pipeline, teaches high school students how to get a job in gaming

Valve sounds like an incredible place to work, if its "Handbook for New Employees" is any indication, but the game developer responsible for <i>Half-Life</i>, <i>Team Fortress</i>, and <i>Portal</i> typically hires extremely experienced, talented individuals. Where does that leave you if you're a student who dreams of …

“Dead” Hospital Patient Woke Up As Doctors Prepared to Remove Organs

In October 2009, the St. Joseph's Hospital in Syracuse ruled a woman dead and, with the permission of the woman's family, prepared to remove her …

The pain and power of loss in The Last of Us

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p><i>Warning: This article contains spoilers for The Last of Us.</i><p>Loss produces heavy emotion; losing someone close to you tugs at your heart and can be a …

Can a human being live longer than 120 years?

A human cell can divide roughly 50 times before it dies out. It's called the Hayflick limit, and it's become a real headache for the anti-aging science. As long as the limit holds, it suggests a maximum human lifespan of 120 years — but a new crop of research suggests the limit may not be as hard …

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CBS & 'Big Brother' We're OFFENDED By Our Racist Houseguests

The honchos at CBS tell TMZ ... they were certainly OFFENDED by several racist and homophobic comments made by the current "Big Brother" houseguests …

MineCon 2013 hits Orlando November 2-3

MineCon 2013 will take place November 2-3 in Orlando, Florida, Mojang announced today.<p>The exact venue for the all-things-Minecraft event was not disclosed, though Mojang said tickets and hotel rooms will be on sale beginning in July.<p>This year's event will be the third MineCon in as many years. The …

The Walking Dead: 400 Days release date announced

Last month, during the Electronic Entertainment Expo, Telltale Games confirmed its plans to release The Walking Dead: 400 Days, a bridging episode between the first and second seasons of its hit episodic adventure game.<p>Today, the company confirmed that the additional chapter will launch on selected …

Johnny Depp, Amber Heard Hold Hands During Stunning Moscow Appearance

<b>Johnny Depp</b> is no "lone" ranger these days. Promoting his big budget action flick (costarring <b>Armie Hammer</b> in the title role) in Moscow, Russia, the …

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Phobias: The rationale behind irrational fears

Recently, this section featured an article about the tarantula <i>Typhochlaena costae</i>. While the piece was very interesting, this was likely lost on some …

Astronomers Find Trio Of 'Super-Earths' Around Nearby Star

New observations of a fairly well-studied star have revealed a system with at least six planets, three of which are in the star's habitable zone. This is the first time that three such planets have been spotted orbiting in this zone in the same system.<p>At just 22 light years away from Earth, Gliese …

Play Pac-Man as a first-person horror game

You are caught in a dark maze full of glowing orbs. You're hungry and only the orbs can feed your insatiable appetite. But at each turn, danger lurks. Merciless ghosts haunt your every move. This is the story of Pac-Man.<p>Freelance game developer Tom Davies has converted Pac-Man into a first-person …

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We have always been modern, and it has often scared us

The idea that our world and even our minds are being made radically different by new technologies, above all the internet and social media, is …

ESA: Women make up almost half of all gamers

A new report from The Entertainment Software Association has found that women make up nearly half (45 percent) of all gamers. The findings are part of the <i>2013 Essential Facts About the Computer and Video Game Industry</i>, conducted by Ipsos MediaCT and based on a poll of more than 2,000 "nationally …

NPD: Injustice: Gods Among Us May's best-selling game in US

Injustice: Gods Among Us was the best-selling title in the United States during May, a month that saw steep overall industry declines, according to data published by the NPD Group today. The fighting game from Warner Bros. was also April's best-selling game in the US.<p>Rounding out the top five …

Mojang: Minecraft Xbox 360 breaking retail records

The Minecraft phenomenon continues.<p>Creator Markus "Notch" Persson said on Twitter today that he has been informed that the disc-based Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition is currently the fastest-selling console game in the US.<p>"Neato!" he said on Twitter.<p>Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition launched earlier this …

13 Most Perverted Moments In Pokemon Games

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